verb (infl, en, verb, head=to blow off) (someone or something)
- (intransitive, euphemism) (British) to pass gas; to break wind.
- To vent, usually, to reduce pressure in a container.
- The radioactivity was released when they blew off steam from the containment vessel.
- (idiom) to shirk or disregard (a duty or person).
- I decided to the meeting and leave early.
- We've both been blowing off Peter all day: he's really boring.
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